Studied, Alicia Langford School of Ballet, 1957-1959; studied, Boston Conservatory of Music, 1956-1958; studied, Joffrey Ballet School, 1959-1965; studied, American Ballet Center-Richard Thomas, 1965-1974.
Secretary department physiology, School Public Health, Harvard University, 1957-1958;
secretary to executive vice president, Monrovia Pt. Management Limited company, 1963-1966;
executive secretary, office manager, Simat, Helliesen & Eichner, Inc., 1966-1972;
administrative assistant to director, Council on Environmental City of New York, 1972-1974;
executive secretary, E.D. Rosenfeld Associations, 1974-1975;
assistant to president, editor technical reports, Bedford Health Associations, Katonah, New York, 1975-1983;
dance program administrator, assistant to executive director, Dia Center for the Arts, New York City, 1983-1996;
dance program administrator for Joyce SoHo, Joyce Theatre, New York City, since 1996. Dance teacher Alicia Langford School Ballet, 1957-1959, private instructor, New York City, 1972-1973, Children's History Theatre, Woodstock, New York, 1981-1983.
Board directors Ralph Lemon Company, Momenta Foundation, New Dance Alliance, Muna TsengDance Projects, Theater By The Blind. Member selection committee Yard Choreographer's Colony, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, 1992-1993, Manhattan Cmty.Arts Fund, 1994. Founder, co-director Dance Across Borders, First International Symposium on Cooperative Exch. in Dance, New York City, 1995.
Co-curator Dia Salon Project, 1987-1996.
Married Isaac Schambelan, September 1980.